From Jaen to Chachapoyas, Peru
DAY 1: TRANSFER FROM JAEN AIRPORT TO CHACHAPOYAS.
We pick you up at the Jaén airport and then drive for 4 hours in a private minivan along the banks of the Marañón and Utcubamba River to the city of Chachapoyas.
DAY 2: 2. KUELAP FORTRESS WITH CABLE CAR (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM)
After a one hour drive we get to the Archaeological Site of Macro. 10 minutes later we arrive at the cable car station. After a 10 minutes bus ride we board the cable car, and enjoy 20 minutes (4 kilometers) of breathtaking views of the Andes. We will arrive at the tourist center from which you we walk 20 minutes to the pre-Inca archaeological site of Kuelap. You will have a guided tour of 3 hours inside the fortress. After our visit, we return with cable cars to New Tingo where we will have lunch before returning to Chachapoyas.
DAY 3: GOCTA WATERFALL 771 Mt (8:00 AM – 5:00 PM)
We will drive for one hour along the Valley of Utcubamba river before arriving at the Community of Cocachimba (2,000 m). You will hike (and / or ride a horse) for about two and a half hours, 6 km, to the waterfall. When we arrive to the base of the waterfall you will have some time to yourself to take photos and enjoy the breathtaking views. The walk back to the community should take us 2 hours. We will have lunch in Cocachimba and return to Chachapoyas afterwards.
DAY 4: SARCOFAGI OF KARAJIA AND THE QUIOCTA CAVE (8:00 AM – 6:00 PM)
We will drive for 2 hours to the town of Cruz Pata (2,700 m) and walk for 25 minutes to reach the Sarcophagi of Karajía. After our visit we will drive for 1 hour to the district of Lamud, where we will have lunch. Afterwards, we will drive half-an-hour more to visit the Quiocta cave (2,700 m). More than half a kilometer deep, the cavern offers different rock formations, stalactites, and stalagmite in seven different chambers to explore. We will return to Chachapoyas after the visit.
DAY 5: MAUSOLEOS DE REVASH + MUSEO LEYMEBAMBA (8:00 AM – 6:30 PM)
We will travel 2 hours to the community of San Bartolo (2,800 m), from where we will walk for 30 minutes to visit the Mausoleums of Revash. We will return to San Bartolo and continue with an 1 hour drive in a bus to the district of Leymebamba (2,200 m), where we will have a traditional lunch. Later we will visit the Leymebamba Museum, which is only 10 minutes away. Afterwards, we return to Chachapoyas.
DAY 6: CHACHAPOYAS - JAÉN AIRPORT
At 7:00 am we leave Chachapoyas and travel to Jaén in a minivan for your flight to Lima city.
Staring: S/. 740.00